Making a Positive Impact on Local and Global Communities
The MA IDS program is designed for students who have already earned a baccalaureate degree and want to pursue a master’s degree that combines time in the United States with several overseas experiences. During this two-year program, students spend their first and fourth semesters taking classes on Concordia’s campus in Portland, Oregon; During semesters two and three, students will study at an international site. Sites in the past have included Siena, Italy; Chiang Mai, Thailand; and Quito, Ecuador. Students also spend time working with various organizations in service-learning experiences each semester of the program. The MA IDS program begins every fall (August) and spring (January).